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VCSE Safeguarding training programme January - April 2022

Published at 12:16 pm Wed Jan 12th, 2022

We are pleased to offer the following FREE programme of virtual training courses, aimed at the voluntary and community sector, to ensure participants are up to date with Safeguarding Practices and have the policies to reflect this. The courses will be delivered via Teams and Zoom

If you or anyone within your organisation would like to attend, please email hnf-tr.vcssafeguarding@nhs.net with:

  • the title of the course you wish attend
  • your name
  • contact details
  • the name of the organisation you are representing.

These sessions are recommend for all people within your organisations not just Safeguarding Leads.

Training: Introduction to Adult Safeguarding Basic Awareness (3 hours)

This course will provide basic awareness regarding the safeguarding of adults, including professional curiosity and professional boundaries.

Who should attend?

This course is ideal for all staff and trustees that would like basic awareness regarding the safeguarding of adults

• Monday 17th January (9.30am - 12.30pm)

• Tuesday 22nd February (9.30am - 12.30pm)

• Monday 21st March (9.30am - 12.30pm)

Training: Introduction to Adult and Children Safeguarding (6 hours)

This course will provide basic awareness regarding the safeguarding of both adults and children, including professional curiosity and professional boundaries

Who should attend?

This course is ideal for all staff and trustees that would like basic awareness regarding the safeguarding of both adults and children.

                     • Thursday 13th January (9.30am - 3.30pm)

                     • Thursday 31st March (9.30am - 3.30pm)

Training: Safeguarding Policy and Procedure Workshop (3 hours)

This workshop focuses on the basic structure of safeguarding policy and follow a progression from front line workers to manager, exploring the concept of the policy being sectional based on what specific staff groups and employees need to know.

• Monday 17th January (1.30pm - 4.30pm)

The workshop will focus on the basic structure of a safeguarding policy and follow a progression from front line workers to managers, looking at what specific staff groups/workers need to know, and what should be included in the safeguarding policy.

Following this workshop all attendees will be asked to review and update their own organisations policies and procedures applying the skills they’ve learned in the session. Attendees will then be invited back to a review workshop to discuss with the group the changes they’ve made in more detail and any further advice and support they need.

Training: Designated Lead –– Adult Safeguarding Session (3 hours)

This course covers Section 42 (10) and (2) of The Care Act, including referring safeguarding cases, dealing.

Who should attend?

This course is ideal for anyone who is the designated lead for adult safeguarding or anyone responsible for referring or managing safeguarding concerns.

                • Monday 24th January (9.30am - 12.30pm)

                • Tuesday 22nd February (1.30pm - 4.30pm)

Safeguarding Queries/Questions/Support

Should you have any safeguarding queries or questions or would like my support with anything to do with making your organisation a safer place for everyone, then please do not hesitate to contact me on hnf-tr.vcssafeguarding@nhs.net

Gary TruranVCSE Safeguarding Practitioner

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